Civil Rights

Read up on Martin Luther King Jr. and the Civil Rights Movement
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The preacher King : Martin Luther King, Jr. and the word that moved America Richard Lischer The preacher King : Martin Luther King, Jr. and the word that moved America cover image
He had a dream : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the civil rights movement Flip Schulke He had a dream : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the civil rights movement cover image
Massive resistance : the white response to the civil rights movement George Lewis Massive resistance : the white response to the civil rights movement cover image
The mountaintop Katori Hall The mountaintop cover image
Death blow to Jim Crow : the National Negro Congress and the rise of militant civil rights Erik S Gellman Death blow to Jim Crow : the National Negro Congress and the rise of militant civil rights cover image
My soul looks back in wonder : voices of the civil rights experience Juan Williams My soul looks back in wonder : voices of the civil rights experience cover image
Along Martin Luther King : travels on Black America's main street Jonathan Tilove Along Martin Luther King : travels on Black America's main street cover image
My life with Martin Luther King, Jr. Coretta Scott King My life with Martin Luther King, Jr. cover image
The Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association papers The Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association papers cover image
Black maverick : T.R.M. Howard's fight for civil rights and economic power David T Beito Black maverick : T.R.M. Howard's fight for civil rights and economic power cover image
A traveler's guide to the civil rights movement Jim Carrier A traveler's guide to the civil rights movement cover image
The firebrand and the First Lady : portrait of a friendship : Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the struggle for social justice Patricia Bell-Scott The firebrand and the First Lady : portrait of a friendship : Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the struggle for social justice cover image
To march for others : the black freedom struggle and the United Farm Workers Lauren Araiza To march for others : the black freedom struggle and the United Farm Workers cover image
Rosa Parks Douglas Brinkley Rosa Parks cover image
Martin Luther King, Jr. : with profiles of Mohandas K. Gandhi and Nelson Mandela Lori Meek Schuldt Martin Luther King, Jr. : with profiles of Mohandas K. Gandhi and Nelson Mandela cover image
Jesse Jackson Robert E Jakoubek Jesse Jackson cover image
Taking liberties : four decades in the struggle for rights Aryeh Neier Taking liberties : four decades in the struggle for rights cover image
Ojibwa warrior : Dennis Banks and the rise of the American Indian Movement Dennis Banks Ojibwa warrior : Dennis Banks and the rise of the American Indian Movement cover image
Slavery by another name : the re-enslavement of Black people in America from the Civil War to World War II / Douglas A. Blackmon. Douglas A Blackmon Slavery by another name : the re-enslavement of Black people in America from the Civil War to World War II / Douglas A. Blackmon. cover image
The rise and fall of Jim Crow Richard Wormser The rise and fall of Jim Crow cover image
Black prophetic fire : in dialogue with and edited by Christa Buschendorf Cornel West Black prophetic fire : in dialogue with and edited by Christa Buschendorf cover image
The autobiography of Medgar Evers : a hero's life and legacy revealed through his writings, letters, and speeches Medgar Wiley Evers The autobiography of Medgar Evers : a hero's life and legacy revealed through his writings, letters, and speeches cover image
A burning hunger : one family's struggle against apartheid Lynda Schuster A burning hunger : one family's struggle against apartheid cover image
Articulating rights : nineteenth-century American women on race, reform, and the state Alison M Parker Articulating rights : nineteenth-century American women on race, reform, and the state cover image
Great Neck : a novel Jay Cantor Great Neck : a novel cover image
Crossing Border Street : a civil rights memoir Peter Jan Honigsberg Crossing Border Street : a civil rights memoir cover image
The struggle for Black equality Harvard Sitkoff The struggle for Black equality cover image
The speech : the story behind Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream Gary Younge The speech : the story behind Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream cover image
Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference David J Garrow Bearing the cross : Martin Luther King, Jr., and the Southern Christian Leadership Conference cover image
North of Dixie : civil rights photography beyond the South Mark Speltz North of Dixie : civil rights photography beyond the South cover image
Twelve Days in May : Freedom Ride 1961 Larry Dane Brimner Twelve Days in May : Freedom Ride 1961 cover image
Mandela : the man, the struggle, the triumph Dorothy Hoobler Mandela : the man, the struggle, the triumph cover image
Dream with me : race, love, and the struggle we must win John Perkins Dream with me : race, love, and the struggle we must win cover image
Freedom facts and firsts : 400 years of the African American civil rights experience Freedom facts and firsts : 400 years of the African American civil rights experience cover image
Julius Chambers : a life in the legal struggle for civil rights Richard A Rosen Julius Chambers : a life in the legal struggle for civil rights cover image
Lost prophet : the life and times of Bayard Rustin John D'Emilio Lost prophet : the life and times of Bayard Rustin cover image
Separate : the story of Plessy v. Ferguson, and America's journey from slavery to segregation Steve Luxenberg Separate : the story of Plessy v. Ferguson, and America's journey from slavery to segregation cover image
W.E.B. DuBois David Levering Lewis W.E.B. DuBois cover image
Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary Elizabeth Partridge Marching for freedom : walk together, children, and don't you grow weary cover image
Martin Luther King, Jr. Martin Luther King, Jr. cover image
Marching toward freedom, 1957-1965 : from the founding of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference to the assassination of Malcom X Robert Weisbrot Marching toward freedom, 1957-1965 : from the founding of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference to the assassination of Malcom X cover image
Let freedom ring : Stanley Tretick's iconic images of the March on Washington / Kitty Kelly. Kitty Kelley Let freedom ring : Stanley Tretick's iconic images of the March on Washington / Kitty Kelly. cover image
The civil rights movement : a photographic history, 1954-68 Steven Kasher The civil rights movement : a photographic history, 1954-68 cover image
Looking for Lorraine : the radiant and radical life of Lorraine Hansberry Imani Perry Looking for Lorraine : the radiant and radical life of Lorraine Hansberry cover image
Beauty shop politics : African American women's activism in the beauty industry Tiffany M Gill Beauty shop politics : African American women's activism in the beauty industry cover image
Sitting for equal service : lunch counter sit-ins, United States, 1960s Melody Herr Sitting for equal service : lunch counter sit-ins, United States, 1960s cover image
Jimmie Lee & James : two lives, two deaths, and the movement that changed America Steve Fiffer Jimmie Lee & James : two lives, two deaths, and the movement that changed America cover image
Faces of Freedom Summer Herbert Randall Faces of Freedom Summer cover image
Medgar Evers : Mississippi martyr Michael Vinson Williams Medgar Evers : Mississippi martyr cover image
Murder in Mississippi : United States v. Price and the struggle for civil rights Howard Ball Murder in Mississippi : United States v. Price and the struggle for civil rights cover image